This month's newsletter is full of great content to help you plan a holiday adventure in the Roanoke Valley in Virginia's Blue Ridge.

There's a preview of our 2017 Holiday Events, a list of kid-friendly holiday activities, and our holiday shopping guide.

You can also convince your friends and family to join you in Virginia's Blue Ridge with our list of 5 Reasons for a Holiday Getaway.

While you're here, you should definitely check out Downshift, a new shop in Downtown Roanoke that specializes in bikes and brews, which includes beer, coffee, and kombucha!

And don't forget to sign up for our Play Sweepstakes to be entered to win a free trip to Virginia's Blue Ridge. The prize features passes to the Play exhibition at the Taubman Museum of Art, admission to the Kids Square Children's Museum, dining gift certificates for Bubblecake and Bobby's Hot & Cheesy, and overnight lodging at Home2 Suites.

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